Texture and Pattern: A Forefront of Every Interior Designer

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A rendered room that features texture and pattern. Photo courtesy of Unsplash Do you ever look into a room and feel something is missing? All of the components of a well-designed space is present – color scheme, furniture, decor items, functionality – however, the room just feels flat. If this scenario feels familiar, good news! […]

“Anti-Gorgeous & Anti Cheap” Muji Hotel Ginza is the Minimalist Hotel of our Dreams

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“ANTI-GORGEOUS & ANTI CHEAP” MUJI HOTEL GINZA IS THE MINIMALIST HOTEL OF OUR DREAMS The Type I room in Muji Hotel in Ginza. Photo courtesy of Muji Hotel. The Japanese home retail powerhouse is now expanding its services to the world of hotel accommodation. Muji meaning “no-brand” or “anti label” screams simplicity itself. With an […]

The Many Lives of the Historical Trestle Table

minimalist version of the trestle table

Photo courtesy of HGTV Home. One of the things that complete one’s house is a table. Other than being the center of our home’s social life, endless categories of tables seem to draw us to the idea of endless comfort and utility. Enriched with history, the iconic trestle table has proven evolution from basic utility […]

Aurelia Residences: A New Sense of Luxurious Living

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Stunning views and sophisticated designs are provided in Aurelia Residences. Photo courtesy of AsiaTatler. Upscale developer Shang Robinsons Properties Inc. is set to change the skyline of Bonifacio Global City with its first-ever high-end project. Along with Shang Properties, Inc. and Robinsons Land Corporation, Aurelia Residences will bring a new sense of luxurious living defined […]

Sail Into a Louis Vuitton Cafe in Osaka Japan

le cafe v at louis vuitton restaurant at japan

The exterior of the building is meant to resemble a ship on the water. Photo courtesy of Louis Vuitton. French fashion powerhouse Louis Vuitton already established its name towards the luxurious world of fashion. And now, it’s making its name towards the world of fine dining. Le Café V and Sugalabo V are now venturing […]

Window Design: Difference between Windows and Shōji Screens

Window Design: Difference between Windows and Shōji Screens

SLIDING JAPANESE STYLE SHōJI SCREEN. Image Courtesy of Atelier Nick Barna. Shōji Screens, in essence, is a type of window used in Japan. As we discussed before, curtains hold a great importance for your home. In our previous blog, we discussed proper curtain placement and other importance that your curtain holds. With this, the next […]

R Torso C: Japanese Minimalist Home Built Out of Volcanic Ash

Natural disasters are setbacks in life that are inevitable. Due to its destructive tendencies, a volcanic eruption is one of the natural disasters that are hard to cope up with. But who would have thought that these destructive after-effects can be made into something innovating? A group of Japanese Architects called Atelier Tekuto successfully made […]

Coffee Break: Your 2020 Guide to Poblacion’s Best Cafe and Coffee Shop

Coffee Break: Your 2020 Guide to Poblacion's Best Cafes and Coffee Shop

There is a common misconception that a Cafe is the same as a Coffee Shop; but simply, that is not the case. In this case, the only difference between these two is the type of food products they sell. Therefore, a Coffee Shop is an establishment that sells light snacks, such as pastries and their […]

Color Blue Inspired Interior: There’s More Blue than It Meets the Eye

blue themed home

Rendered blue living room. Photo courtesy of Adobe Stock. For years, the color blue has remained as the world’s favorite color. It perfectly portrays an atmosphere of work and meditation as what people currently need. Announced as the color of the year by Pantone, the Classic Blue communicates stability, trustworthiness, and security. Described as “solid […]